The 10 Most-Shorted NASDAQ Stocks at Start of December

Wall St. Watchdog reveals a list of the 10 most-shorted stocks on the NASDAQ as of Nov 30th:

  1. Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI): This equity had 294,696,977 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 263,937,182 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 30,759,795 shares, or 11.7%. Days to cover for this company is 4 and average daily trading volume is 69,921,086. About the equity: Sirius XM Radio Inc. broadcasts various channels of audio from its satellites. The Company provides its services throughout the continental United States for a monthly subscription fee. Sirius delivers various streams of commercial-free music in every genre, as well as streams of news, sports, weather, talk, comedy, and public radio. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): This equity had 119,714,369 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 122,693,269 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of -2,978,900 shares, or -2.4%. Days to cover for this company is 2 and average daily trading volume is 53,008,542. About the equity: Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer components and related products. The Company’s major products include microprocessors, chipsets, embedded processors and microcontrollers, flash memory products, graphics products, network and communications products, systems management software, conferencing products, and digital imaging products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (NASDAQ:QQQ): This equity had 117,474,891 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 105,723,964 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 11,750,927 shares, or 11.1%. Days to cover for this company is 2 and average daily trading volume is 57,705,427. About the equity: PowerShares QQQ is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund represents undivided ownership interests in the PowerShares QQQ. The Fund’s objective is to provide investment results that generally correspond to the price and yield performance of the component securities of the Nasdaq 100 Index. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Express Scripts, Inc. – Class A Common Stock (NASDAQ:ESRX): This equity had 77,962,654 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 78,337,934 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of -375,280 shares, or -0.5%. Days to cover for this company is 11 and average daily trading volume is 7,288,923. About the equity: Express Scripts, Inc is a full service pharmacy benefit management and specialty managed care company serving clients throughout North America. The Company’s customers include managed care organizations, insurance carriers, third party administrators, employers, and union-sponsored benefit plans. Express provides pharmacy network management, formulary management, and other services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): This equity had 72,651,554 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 61,831,133 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 10,820,421 shares, or 17.5%. Days to cover for this company is 1 and average daily trading volume is 48,909,998. About the equity: Cisco Systems, Inc. supplies data networking products for the Internet. The Company’s Internet Protocol-based networking solutions are installed at corporations, public institutions and telecommunication companies worldwide. The Company’s solutions transport data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses, and around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  6. YRC Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:YRCW): This equity had 71,160,923 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 59,417,018 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 11,743,905 shares, or 19.8%. Days to cover for this company is 3 and average daily trading volume is 22,681,799. About the equity: YRC Worldwide, Inc. offers freight transportation services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  7. Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL): This equity had 67,977,411 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 65,625,904 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 2,351,507 shares, or 3.6%. Days to cover for this company is 3 and average daily trading volume is 24,301,422. About the equity: Dell Inc. offers a wide range of computers and related products. The Company sells personal computers, servers and networking products, storage systems, mobility products, software and peripherals, and services. Dell serves consumers and businesses in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  8. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): This equity had 67,124,075 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 58,032,292 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 9,091,783 shares, or 15.7%. Days to cover for this company is 1 and average daily trading volume is 52,949,609. About the equity: Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, sells, and supports software products. The Company offers operating system software, server application software, business and consumer applications software, software development tools, and Internet and intranet software. Microsoft also develops video game consoles and digital music entertainment devices. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  9. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU): This equity had 64,575,139 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 48,881,206 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 15,693,933 shares, or 32.1%. Days to cover for this company is 2 and average daily trading volume is 41,081,228. About the equity: Micron Technology, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets dynamic random access memory chips (DRAMs), very fast static random access memory chips (SRAMs), Flash Memory, other semiconductor components, and memory modules. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  10. Clearwire Corporation – Class A Common Stock (NASDAQ:CLWR): This equity had 53,119,127 shares sold short as of Nov 30th, as compared to 49,603,374 on Nov 15th, which represents a change of 3,515,753 shares, or 7.1%. Days to cover for this company is 7 and average daily trading volume is 7,861,860. About the equity: Clearwire Corporation provides wireless broadband services. The Company operates a wireless network in the United States as well as other countries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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